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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: George Sutton
Year Of Registration: 1999
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2000
Seedling Number: G-36-K
Classification: Intermediate Bearded (IB)
Registered Height: 26 inches (66 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Rebloom
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Magenta
Flower Patterns: Bitone
Bloom Color Description: Rose purple standards; imperial purple falls veined violet blue
Beard Color: Violet blue, hairs tipped lighter at end, light violet blue horn
Space Age Beard Appendages: Horns
Style Arm Color: Rose purple
Foliage: Purple Based

General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Unbalanced Tetraploid
Parentage: Aaron's Dagger X Chanted
Child plants: one child plant

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Location: southern KYDate: May
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Location: Michigan-my garden
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Location: Sussex, UKDate: early May 2020Vibrant colours, and the falls are often held high and horizontal
By jeffa
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Photo courtesy of Sutton's Iris Gardens
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Location: southern KYDate: 2019-04-10
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
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Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Mar 22, 2019 11:45 AM 1,782
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Carolina Iris season 2017 - Let the blooms begin! by Lestv Feb 2, 2018 10:00 PM 1,503
"Goners" 2017 by UndertheSun Jan 12, 2018 10:49 AM 932
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
Top 10 most wanted list for next year by UndertheSun Oct 29, 2017 3:27 AM 288

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